( Updated 061106 )
( Nov 2006 )
I am currently working on Otomo Katsuhiro's Freedom Project.
Freedom is a 6 part OVA animation series commissioned by Nissin Cup Noodles for their 35th Anniversary.
Director : Morita Shuhei. Theme song "This is Love" performed by Utada Hikaru.
yonghow - 3D animator/lighting artist/photographer/filmmaker
Email : yonghowjapanAThotmail.com
at 3D Studio Max. Photoshop, Premiere and AfterEffects software user
complimented by strong conceptualization and design skills. Able to
sketch/draw with confidence, and handle a 135 mm still camera / Mamiya
645 / Bronica system. Familiar with still photography studio equipment
ie Elinchrom Lighting system, as well as film production equipment ie
Arri Lighting system and 16mm film camera system, KinoFlo, Pulsar.
also have experience with Softimage XSI, Newtek Lightwave, AVID MC Express and Composer editing suite,
as well as Discreet Inferno compositing suite.
2006/present - Sunrise Animation Studios, Freedom Committee, Japan
2003/4 - Photography Assistant at Wizards of Light
2003 - Inferno Artist Intern at Infinite Frameworks
- 3D artist/animator at Silicon Illusions, Creative
2005 - Toho Gakuen Film College, Tokyo, Japan ( current )
2004 - Singapore National Arts Council / Takashimaya film scholarship
( Sanno College, Jiyugaoka, Tokyo, Japan. )
Diploma in Interactive Media Design, Animation Major ( Temasek Polytechnic
Victoria school, Singapore. ( Art Elective Programme )
Designers Award, Finalist, 2000.
Singapore Short Film Festival, participant, 2000
Singapore Short Film Festival, participant, 2003
Singapore Short Film Festival, participant, 2006
Singapore National Arts Council / Takashimaya Arts Scholarship 2004
December 2005 - 19th Toho Video Festival ( TVF ) Finalist - One of top
10 films selected by a panel including Japanese Film Director Yukisada
Isao ( director of 'Crying out love, in the centre of the world', 'Go',
'Haru no Yuki'